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R1. Selected Characteristics
R1. Selected Characteristics Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number MOE(+/-) Number MOE(+/-)
Total Persons 1 5,894,121 -- 6,371,390 -- --
Persons in Households 2 5,757,636 -- 6,231,235 -- --
Total Households 3 2,272,261 1,947 2,472,477 4,904 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.53 -- 2.52 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.85 -- 1.92 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 136,485 -- 140,155 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 2,841,632 5,801 3,098,417 9,500 Yes
Workers at Work 8 2,785,479 5,796 3,005,600 8,255 Yes
R2. Mode to Work
R2. Mode to Work 9 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers 2,785,480 100.0 -- 3,005,600 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 2,040,835 73.3 0.1 2,197,458 73.1 0.3 No
2-person carpool 282,640 10.1 0.1 273,450 9.1 0.2 Yes
3-person carpool 44,790 1.6 0.0 42,525 1.4 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 14,195 0.5 0.0 14,653 0.5 0.0 No
5- or 6-person carpool 7,915 0.3 0.0 7,657 0.3 0.0 No
7 or more person carpool 8,205 0.3 0.0 9,515 0.3 0.0 No
Bus or trolley bus 124,450 4.5 0.1 141,754 4.7 0.1 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 590 0.0 0.0 348 0.0 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 600 0.0 0.0 438 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 300 0.0 0.0 4,600 0.2 0.0 Yes
Ferryboat 8,925 0.3 0.0 8,440 0.3 0.0 Yes
Bicycle 16,205 0.6 0.0 20,821 0.7 0.0 Yes
Walked 89,740 3.2 0.1 102,867 3.4 0.1 Yes
Taxicab 1,415 0.1 0.0 1,197 0.0 0.0 No
Motorcycle 4,355 0.2 0.0 11,122 0.4 0.0 Yes
Other means 19,500 0.7 0.0 20,933 0.7 0.0 No
Worked at home 120,830 4.3 0.1 147,822 4.9 0.1 Yes
R2.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed)
R2.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed) 9, 10 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers 2,785,480 100.0 -- 3,005,600 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 2,040,835 73.3 0.1 2,197,458 73.1 0.3 No
Carpooled 357,745 12.8 0.1 347,800 11.6 0.2 Yes
Public transportation 134,865 4.8 0.1 155,580 5.2 0.1 Yes
Walked 89,740 3.2 0.1 102,867 3.4 0.1 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 41,475 1.5 0.0 54,073 1.8 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 120,830 4.3 0.1 147,822 4.9 0.1 Yes
R3. Travel Time to Work
R3. Travel Time to Work 11 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers not Working at Home 2,664,649 100.0 -- 2,857,778 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 377,649 14.2 0.1 409,779 14.3 0.2 No
10 to 14 391,606 14.7 0.1 402,836 14.1 0.2 Yes
15 to 19 418,990 15.7 0.1 436,006 15.3 0.2 Yes
20 to 29 556,799 20.9 0.1 592,733 20.7 0.2 No
30 to 44 517,085 19.4 0.1 572,313 20.0 0.3 Yes
45 to 59 195,343 7.3 0.1 217,102 7.6 0.1 Yes
60 or more 207,177 7.8 0.1 227,009 7.9 0.1 Yes
R4. Departure Time to Work
R4. Departure Time to Work 12 Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers not Working at Home 2,664,649 100.0 -- 2,857,778 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 250,680 9.4 0.1 301,099 10.5 0.2 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 536,467 20.1 0.1 576,399 20.2 0.2 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 747,606 28.1 0.1 729,600 25.5 0.3 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 393,994 14.8 0.1 424,395 14.9 0.2 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 619,905 23.3 0.1 681,271 23.8 0.2 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 115,997 4.4 0.1 145,014 5.1 0.2 Yes
R4. Departure Time to Work
R5. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work 13 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS
Mean Travel Time Mean Travel Time
Total Workers 25.0 25.3
Drove alone 24.0 23.7
Carpooled 29.1 29.3
Public transportation 44.5 45.6
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 20.5 17.9

Notes:

1 Census 2000 SF3 Table P1 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B01003

2 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C09016

3 Census 2000 SF3 Table P10 and 2005-2007 ACS TableC08201

4 Average household size is calculated by dividing total households by total persons in households

5 Census 2000 SF3 Table H46 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B25046

6 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B26001

7 Census 2000 SF3 Table P43 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C23001

8 Census 2000 SF3 Table P30 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08301

9 CTPP2000 Table 1-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08301

10 R2.C just uses CTPP2000, but could potentially use Census 2000 SF3 Table P30

13 Census 2000 SF3 Table P31 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08134

12 Census 2000 SF3 Table P34 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08302

13 CTPP2000 Table 1-118 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08136

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